PROTECTING FREEDOM OF SPEECH

Goal: To work systematically with partners to promote and protect the freedom of speech and expression, established by international agreements and the Kyrgyz Republic Constitution in order to form and maintain a free information space in Kyrgyzstan by:

  • providing legal advice for journalists;
  • analyzing judicial practice;
  • ensuring extrajudicial settlement of disputes;
  • protecting the interests of the media in courts;
  • monitoring media legislation;
  • supporting initiatives to reform media legislation.

In addition, partner organizations provide legal examination of journalistic materials in terms of legal security, and also help the provision of accurate and reliable information.